July 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

County council nixes high pay for drainage board attorney and secretary

Carroll County Council members rejected a request by attorney Nick McLeland to be paid $150/hour for County Drainage Board work at their Thursday morning meeting. They considered the amount to be excessive.  More...

Local News

Area IV Agency plans 8th annual Senior Art Contest

Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs is planning their 8th Annual Senior Art Contest to be held in September at the Morton Community Center.  More...

The name’s the same but things have changed at Elaine’s

A long-time Monticello business has changed hands and is now owned in part by a Carroll County resident and elected county official. County Council member Jamie Rough of Jefferson Township purchased Elaine’s Pack and Ship on 824 N. 6th St. More...

Professional Briefs

Carroll County Deputy MITCHELL CATRON graduated from the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy July 12. Deputy Catron’s class was the 199th session of the academy since its inception in the 1970s.  More...

Opinions & Letters

Midwest Memo

Back seat prediction

Three things about the City of Detroit’s bankruptcy filing last week stand out to me.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Why no support?  More...

Society

95th birthday

Janet Hertenstein, 4973N State Road 29, Camden, will be 95 on July 27 and will celebrate at a family birthday party.  She was born in Chicago, and she and her husband, Ted Hertenstein, came to Carroll County in 1947 after their marriage in 1945. More...

DeWees, Sharp vows pledged

Beth A. DeWees and Corey A. More...

Engagements

Stephen and Karen Clem of Kokomo (both formerly of Carroll County) announce the engagement of their daughter, Adria Shaw Clem, to Micah Drew Songer. He is the son of Steven W. More...

Education

EDUCATION NEWS

EMILY KISTLER of Flora graduated May 4 from the University of Findlay (Ohio) with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. She is employed by CVS Pharmacy, Logansport.   More...

Public Records

Marriage Licenses

Kevin A. Trippett-Wall, 20, and Lacey N. Hardwick, 20, both of Delphi  Scott H. Wagoner, 49, Camden, and Deana L. Hood, 41, Greentown  Timothy J. Lane, 26, and Lakrisa K. Patterson, 28, both of Delphi   More...

Property Sales

Information shown is obtained from sales disclosure forms on file at the Carroll County assessor’s office. By law, buyers and sellers are responsible for the accuracy of information provided on the forms. Bringhurst  More...

Circuit Court

Judge Benjamin Diener

Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Francisco Delaguardia.  Cypress Financial Recoveries filed a complaint against Curtis Paladino.  Midland Funding LLC filed a complaint against Stacy Lindsey.  An estate was opened for Don A More...

Special Sections

Next Carroll project to cost $7.5 million

Carroll School Corporation’s next capital project, which includes a Health and Fitness Center, has a price tag of $7.5 million, but will not raise the debt service tax rate, according to information presented at a public hearing on July 16.&nbs More...

County breaks ground for newest ambulance garage

Site donated by philanthropic couple

Last Friday was an historic day for Carroll County as the first shovels were symbolically pushed into the ground to officially mark the beginning of construction for a third ambulance garage. More...

Community

Meetings

Flora Main Street  The Flora Main Street steering committee met July 18 at noon at the Flora Library. Stacey Mooney, Rita Betts, Theresa Brown, Melissa Bishop, and Carroll County Chamber Director Julia Leahy attended.  More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Editor’s note: Allison Meadows Beggs is on vacation this week. Recipes are from Reed Brennan Associates. Herbed Chicken Cutlets with Mustard Sauce More...

Meandering Melodies

Out of the Fast Lane

Meetinghouse raising More...

Sports

Burge named Crimson Wave ‘Newcomer of the Year’

The Crimson Wave Athletic Department of Calumet College of St. Joseph announced at its 7th Annual Awards Banquet that Junior Danielle Burge of Delphi is the department’s “Newcomer of the Year.” More...

Faith

Lessons from the Heart

Religion Verses Relationship

I am always amazed that as I continue to grow in my walk with Jesus just how foolish and sinful the human heart is. Looking back at my own life I am reminded of this fact all too well. More...

Vacation Bible School

Delphi Wesleyan Church   Children ages 12 and under are invited to Vacation Bible School July 28 to Aug. 2 at the Delphi Wesleyan Church from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. There will be a short program Friday night and refreshments will be served. More...

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

FORGIVENESS KEY TO CARING FOR ELDERLY PARENTS

QAm I obligated to take care of my parents even though they hurt me in many ways when I was growing up? Our family was really dysfunctional. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

From files of Carroll County Comet, Journal-Citizen, Hoosier Democrat, and Delphi Journal. Photos and captions are provided by the Carroll County Historical Museum. 10 YEARS AGO More...

Obituaries

Bedeva L. Bowling

Bedeva L. Moss Bowling 82, of Delphi, died Thursday, July 18, 2013, at 1:15 a.m., at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.  She was born July 7, 1931, in Mell, Ky., to the late John Marshall and Allie Lee Moss. More...

Hanna E. Appleton

Hanna E. Appleton, 94, formerly of Camden, died Sunday, July 21, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Delphi, where she had been a resident since April 2012.  She was born Aug. 20, 1918, in Royal Center, to Ira Chester and Geneva Kramer Fultz. More...

Eleanor M. Hardy

Eleanor M. Hardy, 88, of Camden, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in Memorial Hospital, Logansport.  Born Feb. 23, 1925, in Cerra Gorda, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Herman and Emma (Deahl) Weiland. On Sept. More...